The Hawaiian Humane Society is seeking a lead shelter medical and surgical staff member who is responsible for providing direction to the department to establish best practices in shelter medicine and HQHV surgical practices. The Chief Veterinarian will establishes appropriate veterinary policies for all shelter operations, adhere to the highest ethical standards, and ensure that veterinary care is provided in a safe, competent, professional and humane manner.
Veterinarian for spay/neuter community clinic
Recently built in Tallahassee, Tally Spay was founded by the Animal Shelter Foundation (ASF), a non-profit organization with a mission to help the homeless animals in the community and to reduce pet overpopulation. Tally Spay offers an exciting opportunity for the veterinarian who wants to be a leader in effecting change for our communities' underserved dogs and cats. We work to reduce shelter intake and euthanasia by providing services to pet owners, shelters, rescue groups, and community cat caregivers. Our approach to spay/neuter surgeries follows the guidelines of the ASPCA Spay/Neuter Alliance - a proven leader in these surgeries. Our staff is trained in this method and also brings in a wealth of experience from other sectors of veterinarian services. Our 4,100 square foot new high-quality, high volume, and low cost clinic is based on the gold standard ASPCA® Spay/Neuter Alliance model. ASF is seeking an experienced surgeon, confident, and caring veterinarian to join our medical team. If you want to make a profound impact while enjoying a healthy work/life balance, we invite you to join our mission.
Veterinary Technician - San Luis Valley
Are you compassionate about animals and have a desire to speak for those who cannot? For over 100 years, the Dumb Friends League has been working to end pet homelessness and animal suffering by providing a strong and steadfast voice for those who cannot speak for themselves. As the largest community-based animal welfare organization in the region, we care for more than 20,000 homeless pets and horses each year at our four facilities and are a national model in animal welfare. If you work well with people too, join our team and help us provide that voice. The Veterinary Technician position has a high level of responsibility and impact on the Dumb Friends League. This individual will utilize their technical abilities to create and assist in outcomes for animals at the shelter and beyond. Veterinary technicians collaborate with all other departments within the League to provide animal handling and treatment, along with training and leadership. The candidate selected for this role will be a certified veterinary technician or have relevant proven experience in surgery and emergency medicine. The ideal candidate will have exceptional customer service experience, proven ability to be a team player and ability to independently problem solve. Purpose of Position: Provide medical care and treatment for shelter animals. Provide medical care and treatment of both shelter and owned animals during all parts of surgery.
Overnight Veterinary Technician - Shelter
Are you a skilled veterinary technician with the experience needed to work independently? The League is looking for an Overnight Veterinary Technician. This key role within our Shelter Veterinary Services team, works with our Overnight Veterinary Assistants to manage critical care cases, patient diagnostics, vaccinations, and other responsibilities during an overnight shift. This is a critical position, directly supporting the League’s mission to end animal homelessness and animal suffering. This position is located at the League’s Leslie A. Malone Center at 2080 S. Quebec Street in Denver, Colorado. Purpose of Position: Provide overnight medical care and treatment for animals.
Animal Behavior Technician
Are you compassionate about animals and have a desire to speak for those who cannot? For over 100 years, the Dumb Friends League has been working to end pet homelessness and animal suffering by providing a strong and steadfast voice for those who cannot speak for themselves. As the largest community-based animal welfare organization in the region, we care for more than 20,000 homeless pets and horses each year at our four facilities and are a national model in animal welfare. If you work well with people too, join our team and help us provide that voice. Purpose of Position: Conducts behavior modification sessions for shelter canines and felines. Provides quality adoption counseling to clients as well as conducts staff and volunteer training. Supports staff and volunteers in efforts to understand complex animal behaviors in order to provide appropriate counseling to clients. Maintains organized and concise documentation pertaining to the job and provides administrative support for the department.
Medical Director League Hospital at CSU/SPUR
Purpose of Position: The Medical Director of the Dumb Friends League Veterinary Hospital at Colorado State University (CSU) Spur serves as a clinical veterinarian and provides oversight and direction of the Hospital’s team of veterinarians, veterinary interns, and externs. The League’s Veterinary Hospital at CSU Spur is a teaching hospital, providing services within a defined scope of care using an incremental approach, and seeks to increase access to veterinary care for underserved communities. Services include urgent care services for pets who are sick or injured, high quality high volume spay/neuter services, and community vaccine clinics. The Medical Director is responsible for working in partnership with the Practice Manager to lead the hospital, providing mentorship to the doctor team, cultivating a culture of learning and teaching, and establishing strong external relationships with key partners including Colorado State University and community veterinarians.
Have a desire to make a difference in the lives of animals? Want to do so in a way that offers a good work/life balance without the long hours, and with limited work directly with the public? Palm Beach County Animal Care and Control in sunny, warm West Palm Beach, Florida is seeking to add an additional veterinarian to join our medical team of three full-time surgeons, multiple part-time surgeons, and a third party 24-hr emergency specialty service for late night and emergency calls in a program striving for excellent patient care. Do you like to teach or mentor? Palm Beach County will be incorporating both local students from the community and veterinary shelter students in providing quality spay/ neuter surgeries and shelter medicine in a fast-paced, supportive environment.
Part-time Animal Behavior and Enrichment Coordinator
Performs specialized work assisting the Enrichment section of the Animal Care and Control Division. Manages dog playgroups; conducts training; handles animals; assesses animal behavior after intake; assists in developing animal training and enrichment programs to increase animal adoptions and live release rate, and reduce euthanasia of animals. Work is performed under the Shelter Operations Manager.